Billy H. Monroe
Billy H. Monroe, 84, of Toledo, Ohio, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at his home. Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday at Williams Funeral Home in Greenfield, with Brent Arnold officiating. Burial was Brocks Cemetery in Greenfield. Walker Funeral Home of Toledo, Ohio, was in charge of Ohio arrangements. Andy Page, Doug Monroe, Phain Smith, Kenneth Monroe, David Monroe and Bryan Monroe served as pallbearers. Monroe was born July 27, 1923, in Greenfield, son of the late Clarence and Linnie Medling Monroe. He worked as a millwright for the Dura Corp. for more than 40 years, retiring in 1988. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy Seabees and a member of Frey Road Church of Christ. Survivors include four sons, Jeffrey “Keith” Monroe, Randy (Marilyn) Monroe, Kevin (Rita) Monroe and Neil (Debbie) Monroe; a daughter, Cynthia Duda; two brothers, Joe Monroe and Sam (Jenny Lee) Monroe; three sisters, Alene Smith, Christeen Monroe and Doris (Ray) Foster; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by a brother, L.C. Monroe; and a sister, Bernice Dunn. The family requests memorials be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Condolences may be left at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com.